The Lantern Company create amazing and memorable events, day and night. We delight in giving you the thrill of experiencing something mysterious, beautiful and absurd, often all at the same time!

The Lanterns at Chester Zoo

Tickets are now on sale for The Lanterns, a magical after-dark trail, which The Lantern Company are delighted to be delivering with Chester Zoo again this Christmas. This is always a hugely popular event, so we recommend booking tickets early Read More …

European Capital of Culture Opening Event

The Lantern Company are working with partners Nigel Jamieson and Aarhus 2017 to deliver a spectacularly large scale Lantern Parade, as part of the opening celebrations for Aarhus as it kicks off its year as European Capital of Culture. The Read More …

Halloween Lantern Carnival 2016 will not go ahead

It is with great regret that we announce that our much-loved Halloween Lantern Carnival will not take place this autumn. Funding challenges, along with the increasing popularity of the event, have meant that we have been unable to secure the Read More …


Upcoming Events

Dashehra Diwali Mela - Flamingos performing daytime walkabout & evening procession 15 October 2016, 2pm - 9pm, Albert Square, Manchester
Alexandra Palace Fireworks Festival - Mrs Skellie & Dog appearing in Day of the Dead parade 4 - 5 November 2016, 3pm - 9pm, Alexandra Palace, London
The Lanterns - BOOK NOW 25 November - 23 December 2016 (selected dates), Chester Zoo
HKYAF Arts in the Park 12 and 13 November 2016, Hong Kong